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American Libraries

The American Libraries collection includes material contributed from across the United States. Institutions range from the Library of Congress to many local public libraries. As a whole, this collection of material brings holdings that cover many facets of American life and scholarship into the public domain. Significant portions of this collection have been generously sponsored by Microsoft, Yahoo!, The Sloan Foundation, and others.

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2,925,535
texts
6,814
images
1,435
collections
4,135
movies
1,485
audio
10
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1
software
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Availability
2,701,194
Always Available
197,980
Available to Borrow
33,175
Waitlist
Year
17,344
1992
15,800
1990
25,626
1922
24,639
1921
26,759
1920
25,217
1919
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Topics & Subjects
76,608
bub_upload
41,077
genealogy
24,203
public domain
17,718
Numismatics
17,350
Registers of births, etc
14,601
Bible
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Creator
17,174
united states. bureau of the census
11,036
united states. national archives and records service
6,255
city of fort wayne, indiana
5,534
united states. department of agriculture. radio service
4,443
associated students of brigham young university
4,432
united states. court of appeals (district of columbia circuit)
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Language
2,211,948
English
223,764
German
204,134
French
55,614
Spanish
48,799
Handwritten English
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California Digital Library
texts
eye 2.1M
favorite 256
comment 28
Publisher's chromolithographed pictorial wrappers
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Topics: Brothers and sisters, Orphans, Conduct of life, Education
California Digital Library
by Crane, Thomas, b. 1843?; Houghton, Ellen Elizabeth, 1853-1922
texts
eye 498,850
favorite 200
comment 5
Osborne Coll.
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Topics: Poetry of places, France -- Description and travel Juvenile literature
California Digital Library
by Newton, Isaac, Sir, 1642-1727; Chittenden, N. W. Life of Sir Isaac Newton; Adee, Daniel, ca. 1819-1892. (1846) bkp CU-BANC; Motte, Andrew, d. 1730; Hill, Theodore Preston. Early American mathematics books. CU-BANC
texts
eye 332,448
favorite 116
comment 6
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 6 reviews )
Topics: Newton, Isaac, Sir, 1642-1727, Mechanics -- Early works to 1800, Celestial mechanics -- Early works...
American Libraries
by Joseph Thomas Thompson
texts
eye 277,336
favorite 5
comment 1
Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
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Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=MBIYAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Topics: English language -- Polyglot, Bengali language -- Dictionaries Polyglot, Hindustani language --...
Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: men, qism, kam, karne, par, aur, liye, kisi, people, jis, kisi qadr, jis men, public domain, mulk...
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=POQQAAAAMAAJ&oe=UTF-8
American Libraries
by Calcutta School-Book Society
texts
eye 219,571
favorite 3
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of University of California and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topic: English language
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=4Ew_AAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8
California Digital Library
texts
eye 214,009
favorite 6
comment 0
Topics: Hindustani language, English language
California Digital Library
by Calcutta School Book Society
texts
eye 209,331
favorite 1
comment 0
Topic: English language -- Dictionaries Urdu
Has commercial, personal car and motorcycle license numbers, dealers, liverymen, and owners and town of residence.; Frequency: Annual; Other title: List of registered motor vehicles, with motor vehicle law, rules of the road, list of automobiles showing taxable horse-power ratings of pleasure and commercial cars, also table of fees (Hartford, Conn. : 1914); Other title: At head of title: State of Connecticut; Other author: Connecticut. Secretary of the State. Motor Vehicle Dept; Note:...
Topics: Automobiles -- Connecticut -- Registers, Automobiles -- Law and legislation -- Connecticut,...
California Digital Library
by Weber, Max, 1864-1920; Gerth, Hans Heinrich, 1908-; Mills, C. Wright (Charles Wright), 1916-1962
texts
eye 197,396
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comment 1
Bibliographical references included in "Notes" (p. 445-467)
( 1 reviews )
Topic: Social sciences
California Digital Library
by Tobias Zacharias
texts
eye 184,632
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comment 4
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Topic: English language -- Dictionaries Malayalam
California Digital Library
texts
eye 182,347
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comment 2
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topic: English language -- Synonyms and antonyms
California Digital Library
texts
eye 177,771
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comment 1
Photocopy
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Topics: Tagalog language -- Dictionaries English, English language -- Dictionaries Tagalog
Has car and motorcycle license numbers, manufacturers, dealers, liverymen and owners and town of residence.; Frequency: Irregular; Other author: Connecticut. Secretary of the State; Connecticut. Secretary of the State. Motor Vehicle Dept; Note: "Secretary's Department."; Issued by: Connecticut. Secretary of the State, 1912 by: Connecticut. Secretary of the State. Motor Vehicle Dept., 1913; Continues: Connecticut. Laws concerning motor vehicles and list of automobiles showing taxable...
Topics: Automobiles -- Connecticut -- Registers, Automobiles -- Law and legislation -- Connecticut,...
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by American Society for Microbiology; Bergey, D. H. (David Hendricks), 1860-1937; Breed, Robert S. (Robert Stanley), 1877-1956
texts
eye 173,387
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comment 2
Includes bibliographies
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Topics: Bacteriology, Bacteria -- classification, Bacteriology
Cornell University Library
by Temple, Richard Carnac, Sir, 1850-1931
texts
eye 171,748
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comment 0
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Folk poetry, Panjabi, Folk poetry, Panjabi
Cornell University Library
by Temple, Richard Carnac, Sir, 1850-1931
texts
eye 156,757
favorite 4
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The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Folk poetry, Panjabi, Folk poetry, Panjabi
American Libraries
texts
eye 155,837
favorite 3
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: Tagalog language, English language
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=Ui3i5gyRpgEC&oe=UTF-8
The Library of Congress
by Lockwood, Ingersoll, 1841-
texts
eye 144,456
favorite 85
comment 7
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The Library of Congress
by Cubi y Soler, Mariano. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 143,712
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comment 0
Topic: Spanish language
California Digital Library
by Gundert, Hermann, 1814-1893
texts
eye 131,503
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comment 1
Pt.1. The vowels
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Malayalam language -- English
University of Connecticut Libraries
by Larsen, Nella
texts
eye 126,555
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comment 0
American Libraries
by Scheible, J. (Johann); Ennemoser, Joseph, 1787-1854. Geschichte der Magie. English; Harry Houdini Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
texts
eye 123,630
favorite 16
comment 2
Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
favoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Magic, Jewish, Incantations, Medicine, Magic, mystic, and spagiric
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=F4Y6AAAAMAAJ&oe=UTF-8
The Library of Congress
by Percival, P
texts
eye 121,769
favorite 3
comment 0
Topics: Telugu language, English language
California Digital Library
texts
eye 119,367
favorite 2
comment 0
Cornell University Library
by United States. Hydrographic Office
texts
eye 110,111
favorite 9
comment 0
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Signals and signaling, Merchant marine
American Libraries
texts
eye 108,952
favorite 16
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of the New York Public Library and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=iXgSAAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Cornell University Library
by Great Britain. Board of Trade; United States. Hydrographic Office
texts
eye 104,106
favorite 5
comment 0
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Signals and signaling, Merchant marine
American Libraries
by Sankaranarayana, Paluri
texts
eye 99,843
favorite 9
comment 1
Book digitized by Google and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: English language
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=hDgYAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Boston Public Library
texts
eye 97,736
favorite 12
comment 3
OCLC number: ocm07397140
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topic: Yoruba (African people)
Government Documents
texts
eye 94,815
favorite 33
comment 1
"TM 30-900"--cover
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Topics: Spanish language, English language, Spanish language
California Digital Library
by Rose-Innes, Arthur
texts
eye 94,330
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pt. 1. Graduated exercises in conversational Japanese.--pt. 2. Elementary grammar of the Japanese spoken language.--pt. 3. Vocabulary of common Japanese words with numerous examples & notes.--pt. 4. The Japanese text of Part 1 in large Japanese characters with kana alongside
Topics: Japanese language -- Composition and exercises, Japanese language -- Grammar, Japanese language
American Libraries
texts
eye 93,051
favorite 4
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=1H3DE5kNhXkC&oe=UTF-8
New York Public Library
by Lutz, Edwin George, b. 1868
texts
eye 91,454
favorite 276
comment 5
NY3
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 5 reviews )
Topic: Drawing -- Study and teaching
California Digital Library
by Weber, Max, 1864-1920
texts
eye 90,194
favorite 38
comment 0
Bibliographical references included in "Notes" (p. 185-284)
Topics: Religion and sociology, Christian ethics, Capitalism, Economics -- Religious aspects Christianity,...
California Digital Library
by Baum, L. Frank (Lyman Frank), 1856-1919; Denslow, W. W. (William Wallace), 1856-1915
texts
eye 89,896
favorite 168
comment 3
Publisher's green and red illustrated cloth over boards; illustrated endpapers. Plate detached
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topics: Adventure and adventurers, Wizards
Published as: Students’ herald, Vol. 1, no. 1 (Jan. 8, 1896)-v.18, no. 48 (Mar. 26, 1913); Kansas aggie, Vol., 18, no. 49 (Apr. 2, 1913)-v. 19, no. 54 (Apr. 22, 1914); Kansas State collegian, Vol. 19, no. 55 (Apr. 25, 1914)-present. Issued by Kansas State Agricultural College, 1914-1930; Kansas State College, 1931-1959; and, Kansas State University, 1959-
Topics: Kansas State University, Universities and colleges--Kansas--Newspapers
California Digital Library
texts
eye 84,744
favorite 4
comment 0
Topic: Kannada language -- Dictionaries English
American Libraries
by Manwaring, Alfred, comp. and tr
texts
eye 84,160
favorite 6
comment 2
Book digitized by Google from the library of University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topic: Proverbs, Marathi
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=dzlXAAAAMAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Connecticut State Library
texts
eye 83,801
favorite 1
comment 0
Has passenger, commercial, and public service car and motorcycle and side car license number, make & model, owner and address. Includes dealers, manufacturers and car transfers, report on the Motor Vehicle Dept. and State Highway Dept., illustrations of proper behavior at turns and intersections, use of signals and headlights.; Frequency: Monthly, -; Former frequency: Bimonthly , 1916- ; Quarterly, 1915-; Other title: Connecticut automobile register; Continues: List of registered motor...
Topics: Automobiles -- Connecticut -- Registers, Automobiles -- Law and legislation -- Connecticut,...
American Libraries
by Arthur Cornwallis Madan
texts
eye 82,943
favorite 2
comment 1
Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
favoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=IWs4AAAAMAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Book A, June 1890-September 1891 -- Book B, Sept. 1891-Nov. 1892 -- Book C, Nov. 1892-Sept. 1893 -- Book 4, Sept. 1893-June 1894 -- Book 5, June 1894-Jan. 1895 -- Book 6, Jan. 1895-July 1896 -- Book 7, July 1896-Dec. 1897 -- Book 8, Dec. 1897-March 17, 1900. -- Bks. 9-11, 1900-1902
Topics: Marriage records, Choctaw Indians, genealogy
Media History Digital Library
texts
eye 80,616
favorite 2
comment 0
Focus problems in original microfilm.
Topics: Motion Pictures, Film Industry Trade Magazine, Vaudeville, Theatre
Source: Microfilm
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Armatures, Electric machinery -- Maintenance and repair
Subtitle varies slightly
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: United States. Navy, United States. Marine Corps, United States. Naval Reserve Force, United...
Source: bplgovdocs
American Libraries
by Sankey, Ira David, 1840-1908
texts
eye 80,015
favorite 6
comment 1
Includes index
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Hymns, English, Revival hymns
California Digital Library
by Jones, Samuel I. (Samuel Isaac), b. 1880
texts
eye 79,846
favorite 10
comment 0
Topics: Mathematics, Mathematical recreations
Topic: Mathematics
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Shorthand -- Pitman
The Collected Works of C. G. Jung
texts
eye 76,854
favorite 44
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
American Libraries
by Gray, Henry, 1825-1861; Lewis, Warren Harmon, 1870-
texts
eye 75,678
favorite 21
comment 0
Includes bibliographies and index
Topic: Human anatomy
http://uf.catalog.fcla.edu/uf.jsp?st=UF004691548&ix=nu&I=0&V=D&pm=1
Topic: Exports United States Statistics Periodicals.
Cornell University Library
texts
eye 73,184
favorite 7
comment 1
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Poultry
University of Pittsburgh Library System
by Hyer, J.K; Starring, W.S; Guerreu, Charles
texts
eye 73,058
favorite 16
comment 0
Cover-title
Topics: Dakota language, English language
California Digital Library
by Clough, Benjamin
texts
eye 72,429
favorite 4
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Sinhalese language -- Dictionaries English, English language -- Dictionaries Sinhalese
Government Documents
by United States. Congress. House
texts
eye 72,312
favorite 1
comment 0
Issued in pts
Topics: United States. Congress. House, United States. Congress. House
Source: bplgovdocs
Previous editions published under title: Passenger lists of ships coming to North America, 1607-1825
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Ships
The Library of Congress
by Lockwood, Ingersoll, 1841-
texts
eye 72,047
favorite 95
comment 0
UCLA Library - Preservation
by Buck, Pearl S; Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973
texts
eye 71,308
favorite 6
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: NA
California Digital Library
by Singh, U. Nissor
texts
eye 70,655
favorite 1
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Khasi language -- Dictionaries English
School of Theology Boston University
by Bliss, J. G; American Bible Society; Massachusetts Bible Society
texts
eye 70,423
favorite 3
comment 0
Armenian script
Topic: Kurdish language
California Digital Library
by Colligan, James A; Gayley, Charles Mills, 1858-1932
texts
eye 70,069
favorite 9
comment 0
Topic: English language -- Rhyme
California Digital Library
by Byington, Cyrus, 1793-1868; Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of American Ethnology; Swanton, John Reed, 1873-1958; Halbert, Henry S. (Henry Sale), 1837-1916
texts
eye 69,799
favorite 11
comment 0
Topics: Choctaw language -- English, English language -- Choctaw
Princeton Theological Seminary Library
texts
eye 68,755
favorite 47
comment 1
Collation: Prayer book: [paragraph symbol] 3, A-E8 ; Bible: A-3H8, 3I2, *ii, *3, 3K-Y8, 3Z10 ; Concordance: A-K8, L2
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Bible
the Bell Book Collection
by Frederick Brooks
texts
eye 67,978
favorite 36
comment 3
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
California Digital Library
by Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790
texts
eye 67,919
favorite 27
comment 0
Wellesley College Library
by Hall, H. S. (Henry Sinclair), 1848-1934; Knight, S. R. (Samuel Ratcliffe)
texts
eye 67,704
favorite 21
comment 1
"Answers": p. 525-557
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Algebra
American Libraries
texts
eye 67,353
favorite 1
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=1hhBAAAAMAAJ&oe=UTF-8
University of Michigan Books
texts
eye 67,132
favorite 2
comment 0
Mode of access: Internet
Topics: Tagalog language, English language
Prelinger Library
texts
eye 67,129
favorite 26
comment 0
"Notes and sources": p. [575]-603
Topics: Capitalism, Consumption (Economics), Unemployed -- United States, Communism -- United States 1917-,...
OCLC number: ocm07014379
Topic: Drawing
Topics: Plants, Plant names, Popular
American Libraries
by Cielo, Astra, 1861-1957
texts
eye 65,737
favorite 16
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: Superstition, Omens
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=ZDUSAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
California Digital Library
by Carroll, Lewis, 1832-1898; Gregg, Georgie
texts
eye 65,144
favorite 26
comment 3
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topic: Shorthand -- Gregg